Receive

When I was a young teenager and had my first real encounter with the presence of God, I was deeply impacted by His love for me. For whatever reason, He drew me into studying the book of Song of Solomon, where He introduced me to the idea that I was part of the Bride of Christ and Jesus was my heavenly Bridegroom who pursued me and sought to fully win my heart. This revelation has held me steadfast over the {Read More}

True and Faithful

Revelation 21:3-5 3 And I heard a loud voice from heaven saying, “Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and He will dwell with them, and they shall be His people. God Himself will be with them and be their God. 4 And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away.” 5 Then He who sat on the {Read More}

Confidence in Love

A couple of days ago, I was reading in John 11 about the story of Lazarus being raised from the dead. The one phrase that really captured my attention, though, was when the sisters sent a message to Jesus, saying, “Lord, behold, he whom You love is sick.” I was struck by their confidence in the love that Jesus had for their brother, and I’m sure for themselves as well, that this is how they would identify him. I just {Read More}

Letting go of Ezana

Since experiencing my miscarriage and our loss of our daughter Ezana, I’ve been wanting to write a bit about some of the emotions and thoughts from the process as well as some  of the healing that I experienced from Father God. First of all, I wanted to share of the joy that we experienced for a short time as we celebrated the new life that was in my womb. Since I was late in getting my cycle, we decided to {Read More}

Spirit of Adoption

As I have written about before on this blog, I have struggled often with the fear of disappointing God.  In my life, I’ve experienced rejection from people in my life and have listened too long to the lies of the enemy that would try to convince me that God will also reject me.  I have lived under the shame and condemnation of the enemy and thought that my sin and my darkness was too great for Him to embrace and {Read More}